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Henry Remsen
Date: 1762 - 1843
Remarks: Henry Remsen was the son of Henry (Hendrick) Remsen and Cornelia Remsen. He was the brother of George Henry Remsen (1768-1804). Mr. Remsen a was member of the prominent Remsen family which is one of New York's oldest families and is included in the histories of Long Island and Brooklyn. He served as secretary of foreign affairs under Thomas Jefferson before beoming president of The Manhattan Bank.